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That news comes from the fact that the internet retail giant has listed Amazon Go store manager positions for Chicago and San Fransisco on its jobs site. Interested to know what it's like to shop at an Amazon Go store? The retailer confirmed the news after recently putting up an ad seeking for store managers for outlets in both cities.
  • Driver: Tesla's Autopilot engaged during Utah crash

    Driver: Tesla's Autopilot engaged during Utah crash

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    Samuel Winkler said the car's air bags were activated and that the Tesla's 28-year-old driver suffered a broken right ankle, while the driver of the mechanic truck didn't require treatment. Two 18-year-olds were trapped in the vehicle and killed in the flames. The NTSB and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration are also looking into the performance of the company's Autopilot system in the March crash of a Tesla Model X on a California highway .
  • Pablo Picasso painting pulled from auction after being 'accidentally damaged'

    Pablo Picasso painting pulled from auction after being 'accidentally damaged'

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    According to USA media, it belongs to former casino magnate Steve Wynn. Christie's said, "The painting has been withdrawn from the sale to allow the restoration process to begin". But even corrupted "the Dream" Picasso went under the hammer in 2013 for $ 155 million - bought the painting from Wynn American financier Stephen Cohen.
  • Voter turnout in Karnataka revised to 72.13%, highest since 1952 Assembly polls

    Voter turnout in Karnataka revised to 72.13%, highest since 1952 Assembly polls

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    I saw a lot of confidence in them. On a related note, all eyes are now on Karnataka as the stage is set for the counting of votes on Tuesday, three days after elections were held in the state. He pointed out that earlier professionals and experts used to conduct exit polls but these days, exit polls are being conducted under the influence of the ideology of the owners of TV channels.
  • Kaspersky to Move Data of Most Users From Russia to Switzerland

    Kaspersky to Move Data of Most Users From Russia to Switzerland

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    The creation of the Zurich Transparency Center is part of a larger plan announced by the company in October 2017, called the Global Transparency Initiative . The new measures are the next steps in the development of the initiative, but they also reflect the company's commitment to working with others to address the growing challenges of industry fragmentation and a breakdown of trust, the company said.
  • Vodafone boss Vittorio Colao steps down after 10 years in charge

    Vodafone boss Vittorio Colao steps down after 10 years in charge

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    As a result, Read will be named as group chief-executive designate at the telecoms giant's annual general meeting on 27 July - presaging a period of transition at the top. Colao was appointed to the role in July 2008, and over 10 years at the helm has diversified Vodafone beyond its roots in consumer mobile to become an global enterprise services provider, establishing a leading position in the internet of things (IoT) as well as embracing 4G and broadband services .
  • World's First Blockchain-Based Trade Finance Transaction Performed by HSBC

    World's First Blockchain-Based Trade Finance Transaction Performed by HSBC

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    This exchange was done in 24 hours. Speaking further, he said that " With blockchain, the need for paper reconciliation is removed because all parties are linked on the platform and updates are instantaneous ". Citing statistics from the United Nations, HSBC claims that digitizing trade could reduce transaction time by 44 percent, reduce costs by 31 percent and save the industry $257 billion per year.
  • "Bemused" Uber repeatedly turned down Trump's fixer, Michael Cohen

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    Asked about Sadler's comment, a White House official said , "We respect Senator McCain's service to our nation, and he and his family are in our prayers during this hard time". I'm the guy you should hire. In a letter to Cohen, Wyden stated that "the size and timings of these payments, as well as the accusation that Novartis continued the payments because canceling the contract "might have caused anger" to the President, deserve closer examination".
  • Goldman Sachs says oil prices are going to spike

    Goldman Sachs says oil prices are going to spike

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    What the new sanctions will be is not yet known, but previous sanctions on the Middle Eastern country saw a major drop off in oil exports that other OPEC members were only too happy to lap up. Inventories at Cushing, Oklahoma, the delivery point for US crude futures, fell about 410,000 barrels between May 8 and May 11, said traders, citing data from market intelligence firm Genscape.
  • Retail inflation increases to 4.58% in April

    Retail inflation increases to 4.58% in April

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    However, the price of radiators & coolers and chain (2 per cent each) and piston ring/piston & compressor (1 per cent) declined. The rate had increased to 3.85 per cent in April 2017. Prices of high-speed diesel rose twice as fast at 13 per cent and petrol prices rose by 9.45 per cent, up from the 2.55 per cent rise seen in March. In addition, India Ratings and Research's Chief Economist Devendra Kumar Pant said: "Higher core-core inflation (non-food, non-fuel and light and non-transport and ...
  • CBS Sues Controlling Shareholder Redstone Over Proposed Viacom Deal

    CBS Sues Controlling Shareholder Redstone Over Proposed Viacom Deal

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    The CBS board is considering issuing a dividend from Class A stock to shareholders across Classes A and B to dilute National Amusements' voting interest from 79 percent to about 17 percent. A DE court ruled in 2004 that the Hollinger board could dilute Black's voting control in response to what it considered to be the damage he had done to the company.
  • Cambridge Analytica Breach Appears Inconsequential To Brands

    Cambridge Analytica Breach Appears Inconsequential To Brands

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    As reported by Reuters , so far Facebook has looked into thousands of apps, and naturally it is quite a time consuming process. The apps were suspended pending a thorough investigation into whether they misused any data, said Ime Archibong , Facebook's vice president of product partnerships .
  • Gas prices rise 7 cents

    Gas prices rise 7 cents

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    On a global level, economic sanctions against Iran are prohibiting it from exporting as much oil to the USA, which is driving up prices. Huntsville- $2.57, up 0.9 cents per gallon from last week's $2.56. "The highest gas prices since 2014 won't keep travelers home this Memorial Day weekend", Albert said. The autoclub says that the average price for self-serve regular unleaded gasoline was about $2.93 per gallon.
  • Oil steady near multiyear highs as US rig count rises

    Oil steady near multiyear highs as US rig count rises

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    Oil prices have been a bit of a roller-coaster ride so far this year, going up and down between its lowest point of $59 (£43) per barrel in February on the West Texas Intermediate (WTI) index to peaking earlier this month at nearly $72 (£53).